Carl Reinecke (1824 - 1910)
Carl Heinrich Carsten Reinecke (June 23, 1824 ? March 10, 1910) was a German Composer, conductor, and pianist. Reinecke was born in Altona, which was part of Denmark at his time. The son of a teacher of music with whom he studied, Johann Peter Rudolph Reinecke, Carl began to compose at the age of seven, and his first public appearance as a pianist was when he was twelve years old.
He undertook his first concert tour in 1843 which eventually led, in 1846, to his appointment as Court Pianist for Christian VIII in Copenhagen. There he remained until 1848. Overall he wrote four concertos for h ... (Read all)